Darla has over 27 years of financial services and insurance experience and the added experience of having been a business owner in the mortgage industry. A 1986 graduate of Bloomsburg University with a Bachelors Degree in Communications, Darla's ability to foster creativity and collaboration, along with her wealth of knowledge and strong communication skills, have been a tremendous asset to her clients. Darla is driven to provide a dynamic investor experience to her clients and focuses on planning for now and the future of her clients. Her strength is in helping her clients understand the "what", "how's", and "why's" of the financial process. Darla is a fudiciary having her Series 7, Series 65, Series 6 & Series 63 registrations and Life Accident and Health Insurance licenses.

Darla and her husband, Von, call Lock Haven, PA their home. She has 2 grown sons who live in Philadelphia, Pa. and Bristow, Va and one grandson.  Outside of Planned Futures, she is a mentor in the TRIO Student Support Services for Lock Haven University students, she is on the Croda/Avery Dennison Community Advisory Council (CAC), she is a previous board member of the Clinton County Historical Society, a member of the Clinton County Economic Partnership,  a 2012 graduate of the Leadership Clinton County program, and serves on the Leadership Clinton County Advisory Committee. Besides spending time with her family, Darla also enjoys boot camp workouts, playing her violin, the beach, spending time with good friends, and fine wine.